St. Matthew’s Church, Drumavaddy.


Mass Times.                         Mass Intentions.


Sat.  30th . Nov.            7.30pm.    Frank and Mary Finnegan. Joe Smith and deceased family. Jim and Tess Cobey and deceased family.

Mon. 2nd Dec.            7.15pm.

Wed. 4th Dec.          8.00pm.        

Fri.    6th Dec           8.30pm. Jim Tom Hyland.

Sat.    7th Dec.              7.30pm.    Molly and Barley Cahill.


Dates for your diary.

First Confessions.       11.30am.    11th March 2020

Confirmation.                 3.00pm.    26th April 2020.

First Communion.      11.00am.       9th May 2020.


Church Collection:

Drumavaddy.     Sat.  23rd Nov.    €435.

Crosskeys. Sun . 24th Nov    €965


Ministry Rota for December.


Reader: Caoimhe Skinnader.

Collectors.  Michael Cahill, Pat Cooke, Bartley Hyland. & James Cahill.

Altar Society: Sharon Brady, Breege Brady, Kathleen Hewitt & Bridget Brady.



Altar Society.     Marie &  May Ferguson

Collectors.          Brian Finnegan, Michael Kane & Brian Conaty.


Denn GFC.  A.G.M. will take place in the Resource Centre, Crosskeys on Sunday 1st December.  Nomination/Motion forms have being distributed to club members and we encourage all members to actively participate in the future of our club.


Denn GFC Blotto. Winning Numbers​ 9 ,14 ,15 ,18. No Jackpot winner.

€25 winners Nancy Tierney, Anna May Lee, Lishenry, Theresa Tierney,
Paul Gaffney, Loonogs, Tom Smith, Togher.

Next draw in The Carraig Springs on​ Monday 2nd December. Jackpot €4,050


Camogie Camogie Club. 

Thanks to all our supporters who travelled in huge numbers to our All Ireland Final in Roscommon last Sunday, and to everyone who donated so kindly to our journey, Denn Camogie Club appreciates this very much. 

Although things didn’t go our way on Sunday, we as a club we are proud of reaching this level and proud of our achievements throughout the year.

Primary School Div 1 Shield, Junior B League, U-16 Div 1 League and Championship, Intermediate Champions, Ulster Champions and All Ireland Finalists with the minor competition still in operation. 

To the girls for their commitment throughout the year - you are amazing. 


St. Matthew’s Church, Crosskeys.


Mass Times.                  Mass Intentions.


Sun.    1st Dec.   11.00am.             Steven Smith. 5th Anniversary.

Tues.   3rd Dec.        9.30am.        

Thurs. 5th Dec.         9.30pm.

Fri.     6th Dec.      7.30 pm.  James & Ellen McDermott and deceased Hyland Family.

Sun.    8th Dec.    11.00am.            Patrick Kane. 4th Aniversary.


Please pray for Rose Smith, whose funeral takes place today, Sunday at 1.00pm.


First Friday: Fr. Donal will visit the sick and housebound at the usual times.


The annual St.Vincent De Paul collection takes place  during the month of December. Donations may be left in the Vincent's shop in Ballyjamesduff. If any family or individual needs assistance please call the  SVP freephone number 1800677777.


Flower arranging, Christmas wreaths etc. Classes will take place in the Resource Centre, Crosskeys, Thursday 28th November and 5th December at 8.00pm. Contact Kathleen at (087) 9461185 to book a place. Denn Toddler Playgroup will hold its AGM in Crosskeys Resource Centre on the 2nd of December at 8.30pm. All are welcome. 


Age and opportunity. The annual Christmas party will take place between 2-7pm on Sunday 8th December. Usual Buses. All are welcome.


 An Advent Service of Carols and Readings will take place in The Conaty Chapel of the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre, Cullies, Cavan, on the First Sunday of Advent, 1 December 2019, at 5:30p.m., featuring the Cavan Rugby Club Male Voice Choir. All are welcome to attend this special event.  A voluntary collection will be taken up to support the work of the Sleep Out Cavan Initiative. Light refreshments will be served afterwards.


The Alzheimer support group’s next meeting takes place in the Bridge street Day Centre, Bridge St, Cavan on Thursday 5th of December at 8pm. Further information contact Carole 0872240963,or Claire 0852562482.

The Garden choir takes place this Sunday 1st of December from 11 am till 12 noon in the John Sullivan day centre, Cathedral rd, Cavan . People suffering from dementia & their families are very welcome. Or anyone who likes a good old sing along is welcome.


Cavan County Museum invites you and your guest to an afternoon of Music, Song and Stories on Sunday 1st December 2019 at 3 p.m. This event is free of charge.


Email:         Website:

Fr. Donal Kilduff:      049 4336102